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Film, "The Invisible War": Military Sexual Predators Revealed

"The Invisible War": Military Sexual Predators Revealed

Like Amir Bar-Lev's The Tillman Story (2010), Kirby Dick's The Invisible War scathingly indicts U.S.-military culture. Yet the focus of each documentary is vastly different in scale: one person as opposed to one gender. Bar-Lev examines the exploitation of the…
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Film, “The Tillman Story”: A furious documentary on a craven cover-up

“The Tillman Story”: A furious documentary on a craven cover-up

Pat Tillman, the Arizona Cardinals safety who enlisted in the Army Rangers eight months after 9/11, read Emerson, Chomsky, and, though an atheist, the Bible. Resembling a beefier Seann William Scott, he shunned cellphones, cars, and professional-athlete megalomania. A fiercely…
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An acquaintance who served in both Afghanistan and Iraq says he has no use for documentaries about George W. Bush's bungling of the War on Terror. He has not and will not see a single one of the movies made…
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